Scalp scrubs are a great way to exfoliate your scalp and detox them at the same time. Scrubbing the scalp removes excess product buildup and cleans the follicles and pores on scalp stimulating hair growth. If you exfoliate your skin to remove dirt, oil and other buildup from your pores, then the same needs to be done for your scalp. Here are some easy DIY scalp scrub recipes that can not only cleanse your scalp but also promote hair growth:
BROWN SUGAR SCRUB
Things you need: To make this scalp scrub, you need ½ cup olive oil and ¼ cup brown sugar.
Method: Combine together olive oil and brown sugar. Give it a good mix and apply on the scalp. Massage gently for 5 minutes and shampoo as usual. More: Sugar salt hair scrub recipes >>
CINNAMON DETOX SCRUB
Things you need: To make this scalp scrub, you need 3 tablespoons organic honey, 3 tablespoons cinnamon powder and 1 teaspoon coconut oil.
Method: Mix up all the ingredients thoroughly in a bowl and apply it on your scalp. Massage very gently using your fingers for few minutes and keep it for 15 minutes. Wash off using regular shampoo and condition as usual. More: Detox hair with cinnamon >>
BAKING SODA SCRUB
Things you need: To make this scalp scrub, you need 1 tablespoon baking soda, 1 tablespoon sea salt and some lemon juice as per requirement to make the scrub soft.
Method: In a bowl add in the baking soda followed by sea salt and lemon juice. Mix it well and use it to scrub your scalp before shampooing and conditioning.
Things you need: To make this scalp scrub, you need 1 tablespoon ground oatmeal (flour), some castor sugar and water to make it a thick paste.
Method: In a bowl, add in oatmeal and sugar and mix it. Now, slowly add in water giving it a good mix simultaneously. Once you get the desired consistency, stop adding water. Use this scrub before shampooing and conditioning.